Fraunces Tavern Museum Thrills

fraunces tavern museum george washington farewell speech troops

American History resonates throughout Fraunces Tavern. Sons of Liberty plotted our Revolutionary War. Then at its end, George Washington bid his troops farewell here.

Sister Wendy Beckett

sistine chapel fresco 1508-1512

Sister Wendy Beckett: art historian, star, and nun. Audio summary and insightful analysis on this art history icon

The Old Stone House Brooklyn

Park Slope Brooklyn Historic House

Kid-friendly and communal, The Old Stone House breaks the House Museum mold. This historic structure keeps it real. There’s no pretension and nothing’s precious.

Van Cortlandt House Museum – Bronx

bronx historical landmark site

The Bronx holds no greater surprise than the exquisite Van Cortlandt House Museum. It’s an elegant estate – like a cake topper for the big city below.